Media Releases

  • QANTAS ADDS MORE FLIGHTS TO ASIA-PACIFIC ROUTES

    Qantas is making adjustments to parts of its Asia-Pacific network. From December 2018, Qantas will operate additional Airbus A330 services on the Sydney-Singapore and Sydney-Jakarta routes to meet the increase in demand. From 14 December, a third Sydney-Singapore service (QF83/84) will be added on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays.^ This brings the total Sydney-Singapore services to […]

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  • THE TRUTH ABOUT TURBULENCE

    A statement from Qantas Chief Pilot Richard Tobiano The recent reports on QF94 show that turbulence is probably one of the most misunderstood elements of flying. For pilots, it’s an everyday part of our job and nothing to fear. Aircraft are engineered to deal with levels of turbulence well beyond anything you’d realistically encounter. But […]

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  • Wake turbulence event

    Comments to be attributed to  Qantas Fleet Safety Captain Debbie Slade We understand that any sudden turbulence can be a jolt for passengers but aircraft are designed to handle it safely. As the Captain explained to passengers at the time, this A380 experienced a short burst of wake turbulence from another A380 flying ahead and […]

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  • Introducing oneworld connect – a new way for airlines to link to the world’s premier alliance

    Fiji Airways to be first oneworld connect partner Talks progressing with other carriers from around the world oneworld today launches a new platform for linking up to the world’s premier airline alliance – enabling customers to enjoy more services and benefits across an even more extensive global network. The first airline to join in the […]

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  • QANTAS AND AIR NEW ZEALAND ANNOUNCE CODESHARE DEAL TO MAKE TRAVEL EASIER

    Air New Zealand and Qantas have today announced plans for a reciprocal codeshare agreement that leverages the strengths of each carrier’s domestic networks, making travel within Australia and New Zealand easier.

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